Effie Louise Mudie

MUDIE, EFFIE LOUISE

Effie died peacefully on Thursday May 2, 2013. Effie is survived by

her loving daughters Dolores

Gooliaff and Maureen van Leur,

both of Kelowna. Also 11

grandchildren and 16 great

grandchildren. Effie is predeceased by her loving husband Mickey,

her son Ted, daughter Penny and granddaughter Trisha. Effie was

born on October 4, 1918 in Grand Forks BC. She married Mickey on Jan.23rd 1939. Effie was a devoted wife, mother, daughter and sister. Effie loved visiting with family and friends. Effie enjoyed sewing, knitting, crossword puzzles and was known to always have a book nearby. Her sharp memory was

evident right to the end – the day before Effie died, she identified numerous people in pictures she hadn’t seen for almost 60 years. Effie was a Rebeccah Lodge member for many years. Effie & Mickey moved to Kelowna in 1971.There will be a Celebration of Life tea on Fri. May 17th from 2-4 PM at Sun Pointe Village. Inurnment of Effie’s

cremains will be held on Sunday, May 19th 2013 at 2:00 PM in the Grand Forks Evergreen Cemetery, followed by a

gathering of family and friends at the Grand Forks Royal Canadian Legion.

Condolences may be sent to the family by visiting www.mem.com, clicking on stories and typing in Effie Mudie. Arrangements entrusted with First Memorial Funeral Services, Kelowna. 2350-762-2299